Archives for August 2012

500 Quotes about Authors, Books, Publishing: 51- 60

I will be listing 500 quotes for you to use on Facebook, Twitter, and other social media sites. We now have 60 of the 500 posted in blogs. “Shut off the television and turn on your book.” ~ Ron Knight “If I’m not in the middle of a literary project, I’m utterly lost, unhappy, and distressed. As soon as I get started, I clam down.” ~ Kaari Utrio “When ideas fail, a word comes to save the situation.” ~ Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe “The … [Read more...]

500 Quotes about Authors, Books, Publishing: 41-50

I will be listing 500 quotes for you to use on Facebook, Twitter, and other social media sites. “I quote others to better express myself.” Montaigne. “Most of what readers think is done unconsciously, which is the exact reason I write to entertain their subconscious.” ~ Ron Knight “Writing is the only thing that, when I do it, I don’t feel I should be doing something else.” ~ Gloria Steinem “For as long as the book exists, the author … [Read more...]

500 Quotes about Authors, Books, Publishing: 31-40

I will be listing 500 quotes for you to use on Facebook, Twitter, and other social media sites. “I quote others to better express myself.” Montaigne. 31-40: “There is only one school of literature-that of talent.” ~ Vladimir Nabokov “Everybody walks past a thousand story ideas every day. The good writers are the ones that see five or six of them.” ~ Orson Scott Card “I remember a long time ago, a literary agent told me I wasn’t … [Read more...]